We are Temple Beth Israel Shaare- Zedek, a small, vibrant Reform Judaism synagogue located in Lima, Ohio that functions with the intimacy of a Chavurah. Our Cantor has faithfully been our spiritual and educational leader for several months and we are seeking a part-time Rabbi to join us beginning July 1, 2021. Duties include but, are not limited to: leading Shabbat and High Holiday services as well as adult Jewish learning programs 2x/month. We are currently operating remotely but will return to on-site activities when restrictions are lifted.
Applicants should possess the following qualifications and experience:
• Outstanding congregational engagement skills and experience strongly preferred.
• Strong social media presence and proficiency with various broadcast platforms such as Zoom are required.
• Exemplary pastoral care skills are preferred.
• Solid adult Jewish educational experience with a wide range of subject matter and audiences is highly desired.
Interested applicants are requested to submit a resume, professional references and examples of your online presence. YouTube or Zoom Shabbat services, adult education and social action programming preferred. Final round candidates will be expected to conduct a Shabbat service with our congregation either live or remotely via Zoom depending on the COVID situation.